Matiu/Somes Island

Just a short boat ride from the city, Matiu/Somes Island is located in Wellington Harbour is a great day trip to visit if you want an escape from the city. Wander around the island listening to birdsong, spotting penguins and other wildlife, explore historical buildings and war bunkers.

Matiu / Somes Island, Wellington 5012, New Zealand 5012 Wellington New Zealand